Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Salver

Maker:
John Scofield (active 1776–96)
Date:
1784–85
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); Diam. 28 in. (71.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Junius S. Morgan, 1950
Accession Number:
50.128
Not on view
Inscription: Arms engraved in center.

Marking: [1] Leopard's head erased;
[2] i, London date letter;
[3] Lion passant guardant;
[4] I.S., pellet between, in intersecting circle, John Scofield, ent. 1778

Location of marks:
[1]-[4] on bottom
[3] on top of gallery
J. Pierpont Morgan ; J. P. Morgan Jr. ; Junius Spencer Morgan (until 1950; to MMA)
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